First Baptist Church of Bloomington is one of 5,200 congregations (with over 1.3 million members!) of American Baptist Churches USA that share – with more than 42 million Baptists around the world – a common tradition begun in the early 17th century. That tradition has emphasized:
We are committed to the Bible as the divinely-inspired word of God, to the local church, to mission, to service, and to evangelism. Read more.
The following are representative of the tradition and practice of American Baptists:
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If you would like to learn more about the American Baptist tradition – and how we live out these practices at First Baptist Church of Bloomington – please contact our Pastor at firstname.lastname@example.org.